Archive for the ‘Lions’ Category

Imperial Lion (2)
I Want to Thank John Carter For Giving Me Permission to Post His Photograph of a Female Imperial Garden Lion Carved From Marble Found on the Grounds of the NorthRiver Yacht Club in Tuscaloosa, AL (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on July 7, 2019)

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A Plaster Lion Seen Loitering on the Side of West Main Street in Brookfield, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on December 15, 2017)


One of Multiple Cast Iron Lion Heads Which Stream Water From Their Open Mouths Found on the Rice Memorial Fountain Located on the West Brookfield Common in West Brookfield, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on December 2, 2019)

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One of a Pair of White Lions Flanking a Set of Steps Leading to the Front Entrance of an Unidentified Building on Main Street in East Hartford, CT (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on March 9, 2019)

The Whistling Swan Building, Sturbridge, MA
A Lion Head Fountain Next to The Whistling Swan Building (Which Houses Both The Duck and Avellino Restaurants) Located at 502 Main Street in Sturbridge, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on November 18, 2013)

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The Snarling Face of a Lion Seen on a Cast Iron Planter on Hamilton Street in Southbridge, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on March 14, 2019)

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A Marble Foo Dog (A.K.A. Imperial Guardian Lion) Stands Sentry on a Concrete Block Wall in Front of a House on Winfield Street in Worcester, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on March 4, 2018)

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A Black Lion Is Seen Clutching a Large Shield Emblazoned With the Number 34 in His Paws in Front of a Brick Building on Elm Street in Worcester, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on February 27, 2018)

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A Fiberglass Sculpture of a Catamount (Otherwise Known as a Mountain Lion) Dressed in Summer Casual Attire Found on the Grounds of the Vermont Veterans’ Home In Bennington, Vermont

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A Fierce Roaring Lion Seen Guarding the Entrance of The Bird Store and More on Cedar Street in Sturbridge, MA